The best gay-themed movies for me

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1.
Beautiful Thing (1996)
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In a suburb of London, young Jamie is escaping sport hours, to avoid being the victim of his comrades. Young Ste, his neighbor, is beaten by his father, and comes to sleep overnight. They discover new feelings, sleeping in the same bed. (90 mins.)
 
2.
Priest (1994)
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Father Greg Pilkington (Linus Roache) is torn between his call as a conservative Catholic priest and his secret life as a homosexual with a gay lover... (105 mins.)
Director: Antonia Bird
 
3.
Head On (1998)
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A 19 year old Greek Australian youth struggles with his sexual identity and has one clumsy heterosexual and several homosexual encounters. (104 mins.)
Director: Ana Kokkinos
“ aka Head On ” - chevalierdugraal
 
4.
Mambo Italiano (2003)
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The son of Italian immigrants to Canada struggles to find the best way to reveal to his parents that he's gay. (88 mins.)
 
5.
Mulligans (2008)
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Two college friends take a journey home. One of them makes a mistake that may tear a family apart. Sometimes there are no second chances, sometimes there are no mulligans. (92 mins.)
Director: Chip Hale
 
6.
Back Soon (2007)
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Reuniting the actors from his hit film Long Term Relationship, director Rob Williams BACK SOON is a tender... (83 mins.)
Director: Rob Williams
 
7.
Role/Play (2010)
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A recently outed soap opera actor crosses paths with a recently divorced gay marriage activist, forcing them to confront the price of fame and the fickle nature of celebrity within the gay community. (85 mins.)
Director: Rob Williams
 
8.
Redwoods (2009)
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An unfulfilled gay man in a stagnant relationship finds his life changed forever when he meets a struggling writer visiting the Redwoods Country. (82 mins.)
Director: David Lewis
 
9.
Long-Term Relationship (2006)
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Glenn gets tired of one night stands, and answers an ad placed by Adam, who is looking for an LTR. Glenn & Adam are perfect for each other, except for one, or two, or many things. (97 mins.)
Director: Rob Williams
“ aka "Long-Term Relationship" ” - chevalierdugraal
 
10.
Socket (2007)
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Dr. Bill Matthews is struck by lighting. While recovering at the hospital where he works, he begins an intimate relationship with Dr. Craig Murphy, who invites Bill to join a strange group of lightning survivors. (93 mins.)
Director: Sean Abley
 
11.
Gone, But Not Forgotten (2003)
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Questions about the identity of an amnesiac (Matthew Montgomery) threaten his romance with the park ranger (Aaron Orr) who rescued him. (94 mins.)
 
12.
Just a Question of Love (2000 TV Movie)
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After his gay cousin dies from hepatitis, young Laurent, who lives with his best friend Carole, falls in love with Cedric, a plant scientist. He's afraid to inform his conservative parents that he is gay. (88 mins.)
Director: Christian Faure
 
13.
A Single Man (2009)
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An English professor, one year after the sudden death of his boyfriend, is unable to cope with his typical days in 1960s Los Angeles. (99 mins.)
Director: Tom Ford
 
14.
Milk (2008)
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The story of Harvey Milk, and his struggles as an American gay activist who fought for gay rights and became California's first openly gay elected official. (128 mins.)
Director: Gus Van Sant
 
15.
C.R.A.Z.Y. (2005)
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C.R.A.Z.Y. Extraordinary lives of ordinary people in search of love and happiness - that's the premise of "C.R.A.Z.Y", a family drama unlike any other. (127 mins.)
 
16.
Brokeback Mountain (2005)
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The story of a forbidden and secretive relationship between two cowboys, and their lives over the years. (134 mins.)
Director: Ang Lee
 
17.
Shortbus (2006)
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A group of New Yorkers caught up in their romantic-sexual milieu converge at an underground salon infamous for its blend of art, music, politics, and carnality. (101 mins.)
 
18.
Rock Haven (2007)
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Brady (Sean Hoagland), who will shortly be going away to college, is a shy, introspective 18 year old... (78 mins.)
Director: David Lewis
 
19.
Ciao (2008)
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Jeff is taking care of everything Mark left behind when he died. Mark was about to have a visitor, Andrea, an Italian guy he met online. Both of them will have the chance to share memories of the Mark they knew while knowing each other. (87 mins.)
Director: Yen Tan
 
20.
Get Real (1998)
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A tenderly romantic coming-of-age story as two boys in a British school fall in love. (108 mins.)
Director: Simon Shore
 
21.
My Beautiful Laundrette (1985)
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An ambitious Asian Briton and his white lover strive for success and hope, when they open up a glamorous laundromat. (97 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
 
22.
Dostana (2008)
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Two straight guys pretend to be gay in order to secure a Miami apartment. When both of them fall for their roommate Neha, hilarity ensues as they strive to convince one and all that they're Gay whilst secretly trying to win her heart. (145 mins.)
 
23.
Summer Storm (2004)
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A close friendship between two crew teammates is tested when one slowly discovers he's gay and attracted to the other. (98 mins.)
 
24.
Philadelphia (1993)
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When a man with HIV is fired by his law firm because of his condition, he hires a homophobic small time lawyer as the only willing advocate for a wrongful dismissal suit. (125 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
25.
Angels in America (2003 Mini-Series)
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Playwright Tony Kushner adapts his political epic about the AIDS crisis during the mid-eighties, around a group of separate but connected individuals. (352 mins.)
 
26.
Shelter (2007)
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When his college dreams are sidelined by family obligations, a young man finds comfort in surfing with his best friend's brother. (97 mins.)
Director: Jonah Markowitz
 
27.
My Own Private Idaho (1991)
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Two best friends living on the streets of Portland as hustlers embark on a journey of self discovery and find their relationship stumbling along the way. (104 mins.)
Director: Gus Van Sant
 
28.
Steam: The Turkish Bath (1997)
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Francesco and Marta are husband and wife running a small design company in Rome. When Francesco's long forgotten Aunt Anita dies in Istanbul... (94 mins.)
Director: Ferzan Ozpetek
“ aka "Hamam" ” - chevalierdugraal
 
29.
A Home at the End of the World (2004)
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A boy who has experienced many losses in his life grows to manhood and enters into a love triangle with a woman and his boyhood friend. (97 mins.)
Director: Michael Mayer
“ aka "A Home at the End of the World" ” - chevalierdugraal
 
30.
Maurice (1987)
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After his lover rejects him, a young man trapped by the oppressiveness of Edwardian society tries to come to terms with and accept his sexuality. (140 mins.)
Director: James Ivory
 
31.
La Cage aux Folles (1978)
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Two gay men living in St. Tropez have their lives turned upside down when the son of one of the men announces he is getting married... (103 mins.)
 
32.
La cage aux folles II (1980)
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Sequel to La Cage aux folles has homosexual nightclub owner Renato and his transvesitite companion/lover... (101 mins.)
 
33.
La Cage aux Folles 3: The Wedding (1985)
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Third and final version of the La Cage aux Folles series has Renato's drag queen lover Albin learning... (87 mins.)
Director: Georges Lautner
 
34.
In & Out (1997)
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A midwestern teacher questions his sexuality after a former student makes a comment about him at the Academy Awards. (90 mins.)
Director: Frank Oz
 
35.
Come Undone (2000)
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Mathieu, 18, spends the summer at his mother's summer house, in Brittany. On the beach, he meets Cédric, a boy his age. A love-story begins between the two boys. (98 mins.)
 
36.
Eating Out (2004)
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After getting dumped by his slutty girlfriend, Caleb falls in love with Gwen. However, thanks to Caleb's roommate, Gwen thinks he's gay and sets him up with her roommate, Marc. (90 mins.)
Director: Q. Allan Brocka
 
37.
Eating Out 2: Sloppy Seconds (2006)
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After Marc dumps him, Kyle unites with Gwen and Tiffani to land sexually confused art model Troy by pretending to be straight. However, Marc wants Troy, too, and members from a notorious "ex-gay" group are slipping for the both of them. (79 mins.)
 
38.
Eating Out: All You Can Eat (2009)
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A gay Internet connection is made, but entanglements ensue due to hiding behind the name and photo of a straight male stripper who happens to return to the area. (80 mins.)
Director: Glenn Gaylord
 
39.
Another Gay Movie (2006)
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Four gay high school friends make a pact to lose their virginity before they go to college. (92 mins.)
Director: Todd Stephens
 
40.
The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Comedy (2000)
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In the palm-shaded oasis of West Hollywood, we meet Dennis, a promising photographer. As he prepares to celebrate his twenty-eighth birthday... (94 mins.)
Director: Greg Berlanti
“ aka " the broken heart club" ” - chevalierdugraal
 
41.
Death in Venice (1971)
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In this adaptation of the Thomas Mann novel, avant-garde composer Gustave Aschenbach (loosely based... (130 mins.)
 
42.
Bedrooms and Hallways (1998)
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At the suggestion of a straight friend, gay man Leo joins a men's group, where he causes some upsets by declaring his attraction to one of its members. (92 mins.)
Director: Rose Troche
“ aka "Bedrooms & hallways" ” - chevalierdugraal
 
43.
All Over the Guy (2001)
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"All Over The Guy" is a contemporary romantic comedy about the quest to find the "one" when "the one"... (95 mins.)
Director: Julie Davis
 
44.
Shut Up and Kiss Me (2010)
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A modern day take on the trials and tribulations of dating. We follow Ben as he faces the world of dating... (78 mins.)
Director: Devin Hamilton
 
45.
The Fluffer (2001)
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A young man employed as a fluffer in the adult entertainment industry finds himself falling for a gay-for-pay porn star whose hedonistic lifestyle may lead them both to destruction. (95 mins.)
 
46.
Play Dead (2001)
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(79 mins.)
Director: Jeff Jenkins
 
47.
Slutty Summer (2004)
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Hunky writer Markus returns home to find his boyfriend of four years naked with another man. Newly single... (85 mins.)
Director: Casper Andreas
 
48.
The Visitor (2002 Short Film)
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Michael, at his beach-home in Australia, is avoiding phone calls regarding his dear lifelong friend... (30 mins.)
Director: Dan Castle
 
49.
The String (2009)
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Malik has a lot on his plate when he returns home to Tunisia after living in France. He's processing his father's death... (93 mins.)
Director: Mehdi Ben Attia
 
50.
Friends and Family (2001)
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A gay couple are hit men for the mafia. (87 mins.)
Director: Kristen Coury
 
51.
Queer as Folk (2000 TV Series)
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The lives and loves of a group of gay friends living in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (47 mins.)
 
52.
Queer as Folk (1999 TV Series)
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A controversial Drama which chronicles the lives of Stuart and Vince, and also 15 year old Nathan who is in love with Stuart. (48 mins.)
 
53.
I Think I Do (1997)
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A screwball comedy about a gay couple at a straight couple's wedding. (90 mins.)
Director: Brian Sloan
 
54.
Kiss the Bride (2007)
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In high school, Matt and Ryan were best friends. More than friends, actually. But in the ensuing ten years... (100 mins.)
Director: C. Jay Cox
“ aka "kiss the bride" ” - chevalierdugraal
 
55.
Holding Trevor (2007)
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Young, beautiful and intelligent, Trevor (screenwriter Brent Gorski) is in a stalemate. Entangled in an unhealthy relationship with Darrell... (88 mins.)
Director: Rosser Goodman
 
56.
East Side Story (2006)
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The arrival of Anglo newcomers to an East L.A. Latino neighborhood rocks the quiet world of a handsome young local who is torn between the family restaurant and life as a big city chef. (88 mins.)
Director: Carlos Portugal
 
57.
The Big Gay Musical (2009)
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Paul and Eddie have just begun previews for the new Off-Broadway musical "Adam and Steve Just the Way... (90 mins.)
 
58.
3-Day Weekend (2008)
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Director Rob Williams (Long-Term Relationship, Back Soon) serves up a shaken and stirred cocktail of sexual intrigue... (84 mins.)
Director: Rob Williams
“ aka 3 day week-end ” - chevalierdugraal
 
59.
The Wedding Banquet (1993)
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To satisfy his nagging parents, a gay landlord and a female tenant agree to a marriage of convenience, but his parents arrive to visit and things get out of hand. (106 mins.)
Director: Ang Lee
“ aka "wedding banquet" ” - chevalierdugraal
 
60.
The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994)
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Two drag performers and a transgender woman travel across the desert to perform their unique style of cabaret. (104 mins.)
Director: Stephan Elliott
 
61.
Savage Nights (1992)
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Jean is young, gay, and promiscuous. Only after he meets one or two women, including Laura does he come to realize his bisexuality... (126 mins.)
Director: Cyril Collard
 
62.
The Object of My Affection (1998)
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A pregnant New York social worker begins to develop romantic feelings for her gay best friend, and decides she'd rather raise her child with him, much to the dismay of her overbearing boyfriend. (111 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Hytner